He is the Vice-Dean of the School of Design and Head of the Product Design Course. He is the Coordinator of the European project CREA, Horizon 2020, on entrepreneurship, creativity and ICT.
He is the Director of the Executive Master in Design Strategy and System Innovation (held in China) and Co-Director of the Master in Strategic Design of the Politecnico di Milano. In 2015 he founded a research lab on cultural and creative companies, CI-LAB (Creative Industries Lab), where he conducts research on the role of design and creativity in support of new cultural enterprises.
He is a member of the ADI Index Final Selection Committee since 2012. He is an innovation consultant for many companies and holds lectures and conferences, on various topics of Design Management and Strategic Design, in many international design schools.
He is author of numerous publications on Strategic Design.